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2013 IEEE 33rd International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (1997)
Baltimore, MD
May 27, 1997 to May 30, 1997
ISSN: 1063-6927
ISBN: 0-8186-7813-5
TABLE OF CONTENTS

Referees (PDF)

pp. xvi
Keynote Address
Session 1A: Cache Consistency

Fragment Reconstruction: Providing Global Cache Coherence in a Transactional Storage System (Abstract)

Umesh Maheshwari , Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Atul Adya , Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Barbara Liskov , Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Miguel Castro , Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Liuba Shrira , Massachusetts Institute of Technology
pp. 2

Maintaining Strong Cache Consistency in the World-Wide Web (Abstract)

P. Cao , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Wisconsin Univ., Madison, WI, USA
C. Liu , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Wisconsin Univ., Madison, WI, USA
pp. 12

Hierarchical, Adaptive Cache Consistency in a Page Server OODBMS (Abstract)

Markos Zaharioudakis , University of Wisconsin - Madison
Michael J. Carey , IBM Almaden Research Center
pp. 22
Session 1B: Network Protocols

Group communication support for distributed collaboration systems (Abstract)

V.S. Sunderam , Dept. of Math. & Comput. Sci., Emory Univ., Atlanta, GA, USA
Injong Rhee , Dept. of Math. & Comput. Sci., Emory Univ., Atlanta, GA, USA
Shun Yan Cheung , Dept. of Math. & Comput. Sci., Emory Univ., Atlanta, GA, USA
P.W. Hutto , Dept. of Math. & Comput. Sci., Emory Univ., Atlanta, GA, USA
pp. 43

Fast dissemination of link states using bounded sequence numbers with no periodic updates or age fields (Abstract)

J. Behrens , Baskin Center for Comput. Sci. & Comput. Eng., California Univ., Santa Cruz, CA, USA
J.J. Garcia-Luna-Aceves , Baskin Center for Comput. Sci. & Comput. Eng., California Univ., Santa Cruz, CA, USA
pp. 51
Session 1C: Fault-Tolerant Systems

Distributed Recovery with K-Optimistic Logging (Abstract)

Om P. Damani , University of Texas, Austin
Vijay K. Garg , University of Texas, Austin
Yi-Min Wang , AT&T Labs
pp. 60

Reliable support for a persistent distributed shared memory (Abstract)

P. Dechamboux , Sirac Project, Inst. Nat. de Recherche en Inf. et Autom., Montbonnot, France
A. Knaff , Sirac Project, Inst. Nat. de Recherche en Inf. et Autom., Montbonnot, France
pp. 68

Centralized Failure Injection for Distributed,Fault-Tolerant Protocol Testing (Abstract)

Flaviu Cristian , Univ. of California, San Diego
Guillermo A. Alvarez , Univ. of California, San Diego
pp. 78
Session 2A: Quorums for Scalability

Secure Reliable Multicast Protocols in a WAN (Abstract)

Dahlia Malkhi , AT&T Labs, Murray Hill, New Jersey
Ohad Rodeh , The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Michael Merritt , AT&T Labs, Murray Hill, New Jersey
pp. 87

A Dynamic Probe Strategy for Quorum Systems (Abstract)

Mitchell L. Neilsen , Kansas State University
pp. 95

Two New Quorum Based Algorithms for Distributed Mutual Exclusion (Abstract)

Wai-Shing Luk , Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Tien-Tsin Wong , The Chinese University of Hong Kong
pp. 100
Session 2B: Mobile Communications

Distributed dynamic carrier allocations in mobile cellular networks: search vs. update (Abstract)

Xuefeng Dong , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Ohio State Univ., Columbus, OH, USA
T.H. Lai , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Ohio State Univ., Columbus, OH, USA
pp. 108

A structured channel borrowing scheme for dynamic load balancing in cellular networks (Abstract)

S.K. Das , Center for Res. in Parallel & Distributed Comput., North Texas Univ., Denton, TX, USA
S.K. Sen , Center for Res. in Parallel & Distributed Comput., North Texas Univ., Denton, TX, USA
R. Jayaram , Center for Res. in Parallel & Distributed Comput., North Texas Univ., Denton, TX, USA
pp. 116

Indexed Sequential Data Broadcasting in Wireless Mobile Computing (Abstract)

Kun-Lung Wu , IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center
Ming-Syan Chen , National Taiwan University
Philip S. Yu , IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center
pp. 124
Session 2C: Load Balancing

Efficient Load Balancing in Interconnected LANs Using Group Communication (Abstract)

Samuel T. Chanson , The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Chi-Chung Hui , The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
pp. 141

Supporting Dynamic Space-sharing on Non-dedicated Clusters of Workstations (Abstract)

Lisa D. Nicklas , George Mason University
Sanjeev K. Setia , George Mason University
Abdur Chowdhury , George Mason University
Elizabeth L. White , George Mason University
pp. 149
Session 3A: WEB

Scheduling algorithms for distributed Web servers (Abstract)

D.M. Dias , Dip. di Inf., Sistemi e Produsione, Univ. di Roma Tor Vergata, Italy
M. Colajanni , Dip. di Inf., Sistemi e Produsione, Univ. di Roma Tor Vergata, Italy
P.S. Yu , Dip. di Inf., Sistemi e Produsione, Univ. di Roma Tor Vergata, Italy
pp. 169
Session 3B: New Applications

Distributed data mining of probabilistic knowledge (Abstract)

A.M. Segre , Dept. of Syst. Eng. & Eng. Manage., Chinese Univ. of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
W. Lam , Dept. of Syst. Eng. & Eng. Manage., Chinese Univ. of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
pp. 178

Concurrency Control and View Notification Algorithms for Collaborative Replicated Objects (Abstract)

Robert Strom , IBM TJ Watson Research Center
Kevan Miller , IBM TJ Watson Research Center
Atul Prakash , University of Michigan
Michael Ward , IBM TJ Watson Research Center
Guruduth Banavar , IBM TJ Watson Research Center
pp. 194
Session 3C: Panel: The Role of Guaranteed Quality of Service Support for Distributed Computing
Keynote Address
Session 4A: Real-Time Communications

Connection admission control for hard real-time communication in ATM networks (Abstract)

T. Yokatani , Mitsubishi Electric Corp., Japan
Qin Zheng , Mitsubishi Electric Corp., Japan
Y. Nemoto , Mitsubishi Electric Corp., Japan
T. Ichihashi , Mitsubishi Electric Corp., Japan
pp. 217
Session 4B: Languages and Software

The Sage project: a new approach to software engineering for distributed applications (Abstract)

A. Ricciardi , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Texas Univ., Austin, TX, USA
pp. 244

Synthesizing Protocol Specifications from Service Specifications in Timed Extended Finite State Machines (Abstract)

Raymond E. Miller , University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742
Jun-Cheol Park , University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742
pp. 253

Race Analysis of Traces of Asynchronous Message-Passing Programs (Abstract)

Kuo-Chung Tai , North Carolina State University, North Carolina, USA
pp. 261

An Architecture for Post-Development Configuration Management in a Wide-Area Network (Abstract)

Alexander L. Wolf , Software Engineering Research Laboratory University of Colorado
Richard S. Hall , Software Engineering Research Laboratory University of Colorado
Andre van der Hoek , Software Engineering Research Laboratory University of Colorado
Dennis Heimbigner , Software Engineering Research Laboratory University of Colorado
pp. 269
Session 4C: Distributed Shared Memory

Exploiting Temporal and Spatial Constraints on Distributed Shared Objects (Abstract)

Ivan Tacic , Georgia Institute of Technology
Richard West , Georgia Institute of Technology
Mustaque Ahamad , Georgia Institute of Technology
Karsten Schwan , Georgia Institute of Technology
pp. 280

Aggressive release consistency for software distributed shared memory (Abstract)

Nian-Feng Tzeng , Center for Adv. Comput. Studies, Southwestern Louisiana Univ., Lafayette, LA, USA
S.S. Fu , Center for Adv. Comput. Studies, Southwestern Louisiana Univ., Lafayette, LA, USA
pp. 288

An Efficient Logging Scheme for Recoverable Distributed Shared Memory Systems (Abstract)

Taesoon Park , Seoul National University
Heon Y. Yeom , Seoul National University
Sungbok Cho , Seoul National University
pp. 305
Session 5A: Security and Protocols

An Open Architecture for Secure Interworking Services (Abstract)

Ken Moody , University of Cambridge
Richard Hayton , APM Ltd
pp. 315

Building Trust for Distributed Commerce Transactions (Abstract)

Daniel Manchala , Xerox Coporation
Jiawen Su , Carnegie Mellon University
pp. 322

Access Control in Wide-Area Networks (Abstract)

Matti A. Hiltunen , University of Arizona
Richard D. Schlichting , University of Arizona
pp. 330
Session 5B: Mobile Objects

A Reflective Model for Mobile Software Objects (Abstract)

Ophir Holder , Technion -- Israel Institute of Technology
Israel Ben-Shaul , Technion -- Israel Institute of Technology
pp. 339

Messages versus messengers in distributed programming (Abstract)

L.F. Bic , Dept. of Inf. & Comput. Sci., California Univ., Irvine, CA, USA
M. Fukuda , Dept. of Inf. & Comput. Sci., California Univ., Irvine, CA, USA
F. Merchant , Dept. of Inf. & Comput. Sci., California Univ., Irvine, CA, USA
M.B. Dillencourt , Dept. of Inf. & Comput. Sci., California Univ., Irvine, CA, USA
pp. 347

Encapsulating Mobile Objects (Abstract)

Hermann Haertig , Dresden University of Technology
Lars Reuther , Dresden University of Technology
pp. 355
Session 5C: Panel
Session 6A: Mobile Networks

Improving Performance of TCP over Wireless Networks (Abstract)

D. K. Pradhan , Texas A&M University
Bikram S. Bakshi , Texas A&M University
N. H. Vaidya , Texas A&M University
P. Krishna , Texas A&M University
pp. 365

Effect of virtual circuit rerouting on application performance (Abstract)

P.P. Mishra , AT&T Bell Labs., Murray Hill, NJ, USA
M. Srivastava , AT&T Bell Labs., Murray Hill, NJ, USA
pp. 374

A Framework for Environment Aware Mobile Applications (Abstract)

B. R. Badrinath , Rutgers University
Girish Welling , Rutgers University
pp. 384
Session 6B: Communication Middleware

A fault-tolerant object service on CORBA (Abstract)

Guang-Way Sheu , Inst. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Nat. Chiao Tung Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
Yue-Shan Chang , Inst. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Nat. Chiao Tung Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
Shyan-Ming Yuan , Inst. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Nat. Chiao Tung Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
Deron Liang , Inst. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Nat. Chiao Tung Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
W. Lo , Inst. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Nat. Chiao Tung Univ., Hsinchu, Taiwan
pp. 393

Evaluating CORBA latency and scalability over high-speed ATM networks (Abstract)

D.C. Schmidt , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Washington Univ., St. Louis, MO, USA
A.S. Gokhale , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Washington Univ., St. Louis, MO, USA
pp. 401
Session 6C: Panel: Will JAVA Revolutionize Distributed Computing?
Session 7A: Real-Time Scheduling

Predictable network computing (Abstract)

M. Werner , Humboldt-Univ., Berlin, Germany
A. Polze , Humboldt-Univ., Berlin, Germany
G. Fohler , Humboldt-Univ., Berlin, Germany
pp. 423

Deadline Assignment in Distributed Hard Real-Time Systems with Relaxed Locality Constraints (Abstract)

Kang G. Shin , University of Michigan
Jan Jonsson , Chalmers University of Technology
pp. 432
Session 7B: Database Systems

A Framework for Designing Materialized Views in Data Warehousing Environment (Abstract)

Qing Li , Hong Kong Polytechnic Univ.
Jian Yang , Australian Defence Force Academy
Kamalakar Karlapalem , Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong
pp. 458

A Dynamic Query Scheduling Framework for Distributed and Evolving Information Systems (Abstract)

Calton Pu , Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering Oregon Graduate Institute
Ling Liu , University of Alberta
pp. 474
Session 7C: Distributed Algorithms

Characterization of message ordering specifications and protocols (Abstract)

V.V. Murty , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Texas Univ., Austin, TX, USA
V.K. Garg , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Texas Univ., Austin, TX, USA
pp. 492

Online replication of shared variables (Abstract)

A.S. Poulakidas , Dept. of Comput. Sci., California Univ., Santa Barbara, CA, USA
A.K. Singh , Dept. of Comput. Sci., California Univ., Santa Barbara, CA, USA
pp. 500
Keynote Address
Session 8A: Distributed Multimedia

Load management in distributed video servers (Abstract)

S. Ramanathan , Hewlett-Packard Labs., Palo Alto, CA, USA
N. Venkatasubramanian , Hewlett-Packard Labs., Palo Alto, CA, USA
pp. 528

An optimistic quality-of-service provisioning scheme for cellular networks (Abstract)

R. Jayaram , Dept. of Comput. Sci., North Texas Univ., Denton, TX, USA
S.K. Das , Dept. of Comput. Sci., North Texas Univ., Denton, TX, USA
S.K. Sen , Dept. of Comput. Sci., North Texas Univ., Denton, TX, USA
pp. 536

Design and Implementation of an RSVP-based Quality of Service Architecture for Integrated Services Internet (Abstract)

Ashish Mehra , The University of Michigan
Steve Wise , IBM Corporation RISC System 6000 Division
Tsipora Barizilai , IBM T J Watson Research Center
Debanjan Saha , IBM T J Watson Research Center
Dilip Kandlur , IBM T J Watson Research Center
pp. 543
Session 8B: Distributed Operating Systems

Distributed detection of generalized deadlocks (Abstract)

A.D. Kshemkalyani , IBM Corp., Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
M. Singhal , IBM Corp., Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
pp. 553
Session 8C: Group Communications

Total Order Multicast to Multiple Groups (Abstract)

Rachid Guerraoui , Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne
Andre Schiper , Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne
pp. 578

Characterizing multicast orderings using concurrency control theory (Abstract)

N.R. Soparkar , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Michigan Univ., Ann Arbor, MI, USA
A.G. Mathur , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Michigan Univ., Ann Arbor, MI, USA
P.A. Jensen , Dept. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Michigan Univ., Ann Arbor, MI, USA
pp. 586
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